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The Perkins Fund

The Perkins Fund

  • San Francisco, California, United States

  • San Francisco, California

Stage

  • Early Stage, Late Stage ,Seed

Type

  • Venture Capital

Description

Spark Capital, an early-stage VC firm, backs exceptional products and visionary creators, investing in hits like Twitter, Discord, and Oculus. Embracing risk and originality, they support founders in crafting their own paths to success across all sectors and stages, from SF, Boston, and NYC.

Mission

Sonja Hoel Perkins, the fund focuses on high technology companies that fill an unmet market need that can only be solved through a combination of technology, marketing savvy and hard work. The fund typically invests in less than 10% of a round and selectively considers board seats. While typically not a board member, the Perkins Fund provides incredible value in fund raising, market positioning and general business strategy.

Beauty Investments #

  • 3

Primary Sector

  • Technology, Health/Wellness.

Beauty Exits #

  • 1

Last Beauty Invest

  • Nov, 2019-RadSwan-$2M

BEAUTY PORTFOLIO

How to Apply?

contact@theperkinsfund.com

Criteria

Innovation and Market Need:

“Seeks startups solving specific market gaps with unique technological solutions.
Typically invests less than 10% per round, emphasizing strategic value over sheer financial contribution.”

Selective Investment:

“Value-Added Support: Provides expertise in fundraising, market positioning, and overall business strategy.
Prioritizes entrepreneurs with high character and capability, fostering long-term relationships.”

Diversity Focus:

“Diversity Focus: Champions diversity, particularly in supporting women founders, exceeding industry norms.”

Resources Breakdown Funding Terms
  • $16M to $27M

Education
  • No
Accelerator
  • Type-No
  • Duration-No
Network
  • 39
1:1
  • Yes

IMPERATIVE: CULTURE & VALUES

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BEAUTY FUNDER FIT SCORE

Resources

Education

Accelerator

Network

1:1

5.4/10

*This score calculates the likelihood of any beauty brand getting funded by the investor. The score gives weights to number of beauty investments, recency of beauty investment, number of beauty exits, inclusivity inclination, resources offered, etc.

Inclusivity Investments %
  • 77.50%
Beauty Investments #
  • 3

Beauty Exits #
  • 1

Last Beauty Invest
  • Nov, 2019-RadSwan-$2M

LEAD DETAILS

Lead Contact

Sonja Perkins

Title

Founder

LinkedIn

Twitter Handle

The Perkins Fund

Contact

CONTACT@THEPERKINSFUND.COM

1(919)307-8381

JUMP CONCLUSION

The Perkins Fund’s 4% revenue growth, 7.6% increase in profits per equity partner, and addition of three new investment management partners indicate financial health and strategic expansion.

Good Beauty Funder Fit.

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